Rock Valley College honors staff, students who have served with military

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- Rock Valley College hosts its 20th annual Veterans Day ceremony along with folks from the Student Veterans Association.

The event honors current and former students and staff who have served with the military, in addition to other community members who fought to protect the country.

Event organizors say it's important to recognize the veterans we interact with on a daily basis.

"This event is to honor all those that serve our country, both past and present," says Stacey Kolder, director of student support services for Rock Valley College. "We're just so delighted that so many people could come and share this event with us."